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SPN 350 Overview

This course expands students’ professional knowledge of and skills required for the language services industry. Centering primarily on Spanish to English translation, this course treats translation as professional writing and thus emphasizes all aspects of writing, including usage, mechanics and style. Students will enhance their research skills as they are exposed to a wide variety of translation specializations. Students will learn to assess source texts on macro and micro levels and justify translation choices based on their analyses. Grammar reviews will enhance students’ translation skills as they learn to contrast linguistic features in English and Spanish. Prerequisite: SPN 204 or score of 600 or higher on WebCAPE or department approval.

  • 3.00 Credits
  • SPN

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Translation Workshop - 2020 Fall SPN350

Stritch.DescriptionLabel: This course expands students’ professional knowledge of and skills required for the language services industry. Centering primarily on Spanish to English translation, this course treats translation as professional writing and thus emphasizes all aspects ofwriting, including usage, mechanics and style. Students will enhance their research skills as they are exposed to a wide variety of translation specializations. Students will learn to assess source texts on macro and micro levelsand justify translation choices based on their analyses. Grammar reviews will enhance students’ translation skills as they learn to contrast linguistic features in English and Spanish.

Course Code:
SPN 350 A

8/24/2020 - 12/13/2020

T, R 1:10 PM - 2:30 PM

Face to Face

Main Campus